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McIntosh Introduces MR89 AM/FM Tuner

June 17th, 2022

The following is a press release issued by McIntosh.

Binghamton, NY – June 15, 2022 – McIntosh is proud to announce the MR89 AM/FM Tuner. The high-end audio company worked diligently on a multitude of advancements to maximize radio listening, including adjustments to sensitivity, signal to noise ratio, harmonic distortion, channel selectivity, and stereo separation.

The M ... Read More.

Monitor Audio Shows Its Concept 50 Speaker at Munich

June 10th, 2022

Monitor Audio celebrates 50th Anniversary at High End Munich

This year's High End Show was a great success, and we were extremely excited to show you our newly announced prototype, Concept 50, which was demonstrated alongside Roksan electronics.

Concept 50 was very well received and was talk of the show, with over 25 press coverage articles worldwide, just 6 days since the unve ... Read More.

Introducing dCS Lina

May 24th, 2022


The following is a press release issued by dCS.

May 2022 – Over the past few years, we’ve been hugely excited to see so many people embracing headphone listening. We’ve been thrilled to see vast numbers of music lovers and audiophiles attending global meetups and engaging with dedicated platforms and forums such as We’ve also been excited to see an inc ... Read More.

An icon returns: The dCS Vivaldi One APEX

May 6th, 2022

The Vivaldi One was released in 2017 to mark dCS's 30th anniversary. Inspired by the success of our Vivaldi series—which comprises a DAC, Upsampler, CD/SACD Transport and Master Clock—we set out to create a limited-edition system that distilled the Vivaldi’s core features and technologies into a single, exquisitely finished playback device.

Just 250 Vivaldi One systems were pro ... Read More.

Aurender Announces Replacement A15 Music Streamer with Analog Output

April 29th, 2022


The Auredner A15, a significantly upgraded replacement for the A10 and most anticipated release for several months now is ready to ship. 

Key upgrades and specifications:

A15 – High-Performance Analog Output Music Server / Streamer

  • Upgraded Replacement of A10 with Intel N4200 Quad Core CPU
  • Dual-Mono AKM AK4490 Full-Decod ... Read More.

Schiit Audio Launches The Tyr 200-Watt Monoblock Amplifier

March 30th, 2022

The following is a press release from Schitt Audio.

TYR IS HERE! Nexus™ and Continuity™Choke-Input Monoblock Amplifier or, “We Ain’t Messing Around Here!” March 30, 2022, Valencia, CA. Today, Schiit Audio introduced the Tyr differential monoblock speaker power amplifier, the top of our amplifier line. Featuring a choke-input power supply, it brings old-skoo ... Read More.

dCS Introduces Ring DACâ„¢ APEX for Rossini/Vivaldi

February 22th, 2022

The following is a press release from dCS:

Introducing the dCS Ring DAC™ APEX

In March 2022, we're launching the dCS Ring DAC™ APEX. This new hardware - the result of several months of intensive research and development - allows us to deliver a range of sonic and measured improvements, and enhance the musical performance of two renowned dCS systems

For over 30 y ... Read More.

Nordost Introduces QNET Audiophile Network Switch

Februrary 11th, 2022


QNET Network Switch (NOW SHIPPING!)

The QNET is a layer-2, five-port Ethernet switch that has been specifically designed with audio performance in mind.

Compared to other audiophile network switches currently found on the market, which are typically standard switches with a simple upgrade to either the power supply or oscillators, the QNET is completely redesigned from the ... Read More.

Audio Research Launches I/50 Modular Integrated Tube Amplifier

January 28th, 2022

The following is a press release from Audio Research.

The I/50 Integrated Amplifier is the first product in an all-new series from Audio Research. Functionally simple, visually engaging, and musically sublime – the I/50 takes music listening to a whole new experience. Hand-crafted in Minnesota, the I/50 is built with the sa ... Read More.

Aurender Announces A200 Music Streamer/DAC

January 13th, 2022

Aurender has announced another new model, the A200, repalcing the A100 with Aurender's latest technologies with upgraded display, new DAC, upgraded and flexible new storage.

  • Upgraded Replacement of A100 with Intel N4200 Quad CPU
  • Stereo AKM 4490 Full-Decode MQA DAC< ... Read More.

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